Best Electric Guitar Cases

Updated December 2019
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We purchase every product we review with our own funds — we never accept anything from product manufacturers.

22 Models Considered
6 Hours Researched
1 Experts Interviewed
298 Consumers Consulted
Zero products received from manufacturers.

We purchase every product we review with our own funds — we never accept anything from product manufacturers.

An electric guitar case is a convenient way to carry around any kind of electric guitar. While some are made specifically for a particular model, most cases are general enough to fit any brand or type. As a result, shopping for the best one is all about finding the right combination of portability and durability. Soft shell cases, also known as gig bags, are a lightweight solution with many accessory pockets and spaces. They are common for practices and lessons where you don't need the extra protection. For touring and recording, however, hard shell cases are the professional's choice. Impact-resistant plastic and extra padding absorb damage so the guitar remains blemish free.

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